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Lethbridge Daily Herald, The (Newspaper) - July 21, 1908, Lethbridge, Alberta ALT A.. TUESDAY. Sj. OF CANADA Capitol, Rest and via Fwi 5 One rich; moat psople do. We don't think riches desirable. We should be sor- ry to have inherited wealth. a competence is vory desirable, is -in- dispensible. Well, the way .to get it is by forethought to plan, industry to execute, and prudence to keep the earnings of your work. Money is by no means the best thing in life. You are here in 'this world to become a good wise man, a. just man, an affectionate man, a religious man Work.for your manhood as much as for take as much pains to get and as much to keep it. Keep clear of vice. especially intemperance gambling and licentiousness. Thes three ruin thousands .of, young men every year. Be not gloomy, stiff. Cheerfulness, gaycty, livclines and mirtrmilness belong to your per iod of life. You will find little rea pleasure in anything that your con science forbids. As you have oppor- drawn to an extraordinary effusioa appcaftd in a- recent issue of a paper supposed to. bfe' a ;re-. port'. of the last" baseball "game be- tween; :Macleod. and the local nine.. The article is so extremely ridiculous in its statements and allegations that, it must be apparent to all who have read it that-it is merely a vap- id attempt to explain away a defeat. The article, so1 far as its statements arc concerned, .need? "no reply, be- cause it cannot :do.more than cause .amusement. We can't help suggest-' though, that the gentleman re-; pqrusibjc, .should change his- voca- ion arid join the "Dreamers" now a little stir in'.Manitoba. Vmon'g such fanatics his mental per- ersity might be appreciated. To ook at the matter seriously, howev.-! ur, for just a moment, we cannot but feel that it is a pity that there s in this portion of Sunny Southern Alberta an editor who will allow his columns to be filled with such rabid matter, whic'i is, to say the least of it, untruthful. Such senseless tactics may take in a country.where yellow journalism is permitted to flourish, here in where the nia- iority of the renders of the average country weekly are cool, level-head- ed business men, and plain, matter- of-fact farmers, this kind of from inferior mixtures, secures to the farmer the value attaching -to these standards. In response to an advanced pub lie opinion, appointments and pro- motions in the civil service will made henceforth only after a com- petitive examination in which those who excell will receive the reward of merit and while the operations of. the act are limited to the service at the seat of government, its provisions may later on be extended to trie set vice throughout the Dominion. The act revising and consolidating 'the laws and regulations affecting the disposition of the public lands will, it is meet with the hearty approval of the western provinces that are immediately interested. One of the principal features of the act is the permission to keep up a second hosxstead 'within a limited area and-also the right of a" home- steader to acquire by purchase the adjoining quarter section. It is in- tended ".'that 'the'''proceeds' of these sales, shall in the first, place be set apart as a fund for the construction of the railway to Hudson's Bay. The amendments .to the Bank Act, allowing under certain restrictions, an expansion in the circulation of notes of the( banks during" the per iod of the year wheat'crops arc be- ing moved', will.it is considered facil- itate the quick transportation of the products of-the tha markets jf the world. Important, amendments have been made to the act respecting elections which it is believed will more effectively! protect.the rights of and guard against the exercise of undue influence in eiec torial contests." proposal to make a free grant of iahd as.a bounty, to the volunteers who rendered valuable service to the .Empire in the "South" African war, will .meet with -hearty approval. The- reduction of. the duty on drop letters: in cities and certain towns Laft Tea is sold only in Lethbridge by THE BENTLEY CO. LTD. rangement has .been effected and I feel sure that the; terms of the agree- ment will continue to h' faithfully carried 'out. An with regard to immigration from India having also been desirable, a ropre sentative of the government was sent England to discuss the question with the authorities >of the United Kingdom and also ..'with results thai promise to b2 entirely In both cases it has. atisfactory. -en the desire of my government, thai while caring properly for the interests of the Do- minion the welfare of the empire should also be regmjrded The gold and silver mariufacturinf.' act will stimulate the manufacture of a su- perior quality of these articles com- posed of the preciofcs, metals and at the same time will protect the public from fraudulent representations. It tte tef Barter Shop Next the Arlington Hotel, you will get an Up-to-date Hair Cut A Clean, Easy Shave A First-class Shampoo Nctan'Hamilton Tenders WANTED Competent housemaid, capable of doing good ironing. Apply Box N. 170-0 SCAVENGING Any person desiring a scavenger waggon or closets clewed can have same done by leaving orders with E. P. Mee, c-o Police Stutiun. 74-0 WANTED Wanted once, Good Genr.ral vant. Mrs. Fred W. Downer. 181-0 FOR SALE Twenty head of horses, thirteen SEALED TENDERS will be receiv- ed by the undersigned uutil five o'- clock p. m., August 6th, 1U08, for the erection of a brick fire hall for the City of Lethbridge. Plans and specifications may be seen at the of- fices of the Architect, Southard Build ing, Lethbridge. Each tender to be accompanied by a certified bank cheque for ten per cent, of the tender and made payable to the Secretary Treasurer oi the City of Lethbridge. The cheque to be for- feited to the City if the tenderer fails ofc'refuses to enter into a satisfac- tory contract for the completion of the building. The lowest or any tender not nec- essarily accepted. broken, all young and sound. Can be seen at corral south of city pump- ing station. Will sell whole bunch, teams or single horses. Apply at the premises. 79-0 SERVANT WANTED A good general servant wanted; Ap- ply Mrs. A. B. Boinpas St. 79-0 LOST Nickel case, open face watch, chain a'rid charm attached. Lost between the Windsor Hotel and Oct's Barber Shop Tuesday, July 14. Reward for return to 212 Baroness Road. 182 6 SYNOPSIS OF COAL MINING REG ULATIONS Coal mining rights o! tfce Dominloo ip Manitoba, Saskatchewan, AlberU. the Yukon Territory, the North-Wait Territories and British Columbia, inky be leased for a term of twenty-one years at an annual rental of an acre Not more than acres will be leased to one applicant. Application for a lease must be made to the Agent or Sub-Agent of the district in which the rights ap- plied for are situated. In surveyed territory the laad must be described by sections, or gal subdivisions of sections, and ID unsurveyed territory the tract appli- ed for shall be staked out. Each application must be accom- panied by a fee of 55, which will refunded if the rights applied for are not available but not otherwise. A royalty shall be paid 'on the mer- chantable output of the at the rate of five cents per ton. bflsee of coal mining, which are hot being operated shall furnish the district Agent of Domin- ion Lands with a sworn statement to that effect at least once in each year. The lease will include the coal rights only, but the lesee may be permitted to purchase whatever available "surface rights may be con- sidered necessary for the working oi the mine at tbe rate of an acre. For. full information application -hou'id be made to the Secretary of ihe Department cf the Interior, Oi iawa, or any Agent eft Sub-Agent of Dominion Lands. W.W.CORY, Deputy Minister of the Interior. publication oi 183-17 James A. Macdonald, Architect. Tenders THE CITY MARKET Will bperVup for Business on arid the enlargement of the area hi which the postage on certain classos of newspapers may be carried free will, I 'feel, sure be appreciated. The amendments to the .Inland Rov- eniie Act where the discrminations against the Canadian grown tobacco .created by distinctive labels used on cigars and tobacco will no longer ex- as it is confidently believed that those amendments to the act will have the effect of improving and encour- aging home grown tobacco and prove to that portipn of our Farmers, Market Gardeners and others are invited tn send in their produce, etc., for salf.-'--. A charge of 5 per e.-nt. commission -will be levied on all >ales. Splendid stock yards for the n-ce'plion of cat- tle .are being erect. will be for business mr" the opening SFALED TENDERS will be receiv- ed hy the undersigned until six o'clock p. m. July 28th, 1003, the erection of un building at Macleod, Alta., for the JIaOiwJ Farmers Elevator and Mill Co., Ltd. Plans and at the offices of E. Doborer. MacUcd, arid James A. Mucdrnmld, Ar- chitect, Southard bridge, Alta.. Each tender to' DC accompanied by a certihed bank cheque Lo the am- 'ount of ten per of the This cheque to be forfeited to tthe owners if the tenderer fails-or refus- Lu entur" into a .satisfactory con- ract for the completiGii of the build The lowest or any tender not nec- ssarily accepted. rhe Macleod Fanners Elevator and Mill Co., Ltd., per James A. Macdonald, Architect, 183-9. WANTED Wanted temporary help for a day or two in cooking, dishwashing and waiting on table. Apply at the Hub Cafe between 10 a.m. and 3 p.m. 182-0 agricultural population engaged in that industry.; The increasing demands for improv- ed transportation facilities in a coun- try so widely extended and so sparse- ly settled as the Dominion' warrants public aid in the construction of rail- ways and the experience of the past amply Justifies the liberal subsidies to.- The, placing of telegraph and tele phone systems tinder the jurisdiction commissioner will meet with the hearty approval of all classes-in the Dominion." The rapidly increasing number of applications to; the board of railway commissioners involves the necessity of the" appointment cf additional members on the board: The extension of the time for the WANTED to drive delivery wa- gon and make himself generally use ful around a hardware store. Must have thorough knowledge-of the city and understand handling horses. Ap: ply to C. W. Gray. this advertisement will uot be pnid for. BANDSMEN WANTED At once, ten reliable, musicians for the Lethbridge Citizens Band. Local musicians preferred. For further in- formation, phone, write or call on i.George Harper, Conservatory of Mu- ic, Letiibridge, Alia! Phone No. 156. SYNOPSIS OF CANADIAN NORTH- WEST HOMESTEAD REGU- LATIONS Any even- uumberect section of Do minion lands in Manitoba; Saskaich- and Alberta, excepting 8 and -6, Dot reserved, muy be homestead- d by any person who is'the sole head -f a family, or any male over 18 years f age, to the extent of one-quarter -Action of 1GO ;icres more or less. for entry must be made :u person by the applicant at a Do- tniniou Lands Agency or Sub-Agency the district "in which the land, is situate.- Entry, by proxy may, how DRESS MAKING Dressmaking by the day. Apply MLsa M. J. Schmitz, North Ward or )ox 2, Lethbridge. of the railway reflects to the discredit of. the paper whose editor is so foolish as to pur- sue such methods. Mr. and Mrs. Johnstone who have been visiting Mr. and Mrs. E. T.' Sounders, returned to Lethbridge Sa- turday. A spacious market hall, has been fitted wth stalls for retailers at mod- erate rales. A weigh bridge will be 'erected for use on the market ground. The City Council t rust that the -farmers and all who have produce or cattle for sale will take advantage :of the market which has been p 'vidcd for their do all in their" power to establish in the cit? an institution of this character which will mean so much to Lethbridge if properly supported. All produce, etc., should be n the market before o'clock am. at which hour the salt commences. Any othflr information" will be gladly furnished by WADDINGTON GIBBON Market Masters. Office in Market. Tenders for Excavation and the of Con- crete Materials LOST One red cow, with long horns, car ying bell. Branded YOW on right de. Bought from Mr. Colemah, ethbridge for .Reward for re- urn, to Mike Cako, Stafford. 183-C WANTED A .good reliable stable hoy to look fter a couple of horses. Apply Box Herald. 133 O payment of a -bounty on lead-ores and the enlargement of the condi tions under which the bounty may be earned it is believed will stimu- late ths growth of an important in dustry in the province of British Co lumbia. Mr. Hugh McTJcth and Miss Jessie' The physical and mental degrada McBeth of Lethbridge arrived in Hon following from the too frequen town" on Saturday to spend a few I use of opium have been long recognix days with Mr., and Mrs. E. T. Saun- One of the-most satisfactory returns a good store is the knowledge of pleased customers. Among OUT staunchest friends aro thosp that have bought large bills of goods, and are in a position to fully realize all that we advertise in this sfpace everyday, that there is no such economical source of btiying Honse Funnshings in Canada as right in oar store. And wado everything in our power to com- pletely satisfy every customer. Turpm Furniture Co. COMPLETE HOUSE FURNISHERS Pork Commission A sitting of thePOKK COMMIS- SION will be held in ed and efforts have been made in al iha countries boasting oi advanccc civilization to stamp out- its use ex cept when prescribed for medicinal purposes. The increasing consump- tion of this deleterious drug has -prompted the adoption of the net to restrain its use oxcopt when author ir.ed. by medicnl mc-n. The issue of government annuities for old age, will it is confidently be- lieved encmirage hahits of "thrift and economy securing the holder some provision for declining years. The subject of: immigration from Japan has received much attention dxiring the year and it was doefnec j j desirable to send one of the niinis- hters to Japan to discuss with his I majesty's ambassador at Tokio and with the Japanese authorities the ad- visability in view of local conditions in this country and other reasons of rcstrictinf' siich immigration. I am to Vnov ttidi s. fir- LETHBRIDGE THURSDAY, JULY 23 at 0.30 am; in OLIVER HALL Any person havinsr evidence 10 give upon the conditions surrounding the marketing and handling of pork and pork products in tlxr province, and the advisability or othGrwise of Gov- ernmental establishment of oi assist- ance to a pork plar.t or plants, and with reference to tho cost, capacity, plan of management and scope of op- eration thereof, or the best means of securing tor the hop raiser a fair price for his products respect folly re quested to attend. E. TROWBRIDGE, Socretsw. Separate sealed tenders, registered and addressed to the Deputy Minis tor of Public Works, Edmonton, anc endorsed tenders for "Excavation anc Concrete Materials" will be receivec up to 12 o'clock, Noon, August 1st 1BOS, for the supplying of all plant, la bor and performing all work necess ary in connection with the foundati-n work of a Court House Building in the City of Lethbridge, Alta. to com n2te the following. 1st. "Rough Excavation." 2nd. "Furnishing Sand, Grave or a combination of sand and gra Vftl." Plans may be seen and specifica tions and forms of tender had on ap plication to the Local Office of Government Telephone System or t the Engineering Branch of the D partment of Public Works, Edmonto Tenders for each section must accompanied by an accepted chequ to the amount of twenty do lars. The cheque of the successful bic der, if any, will be retained until t necessary contract is Cheques of the unsuccessful bidders j will bo returned, three days after the execution of the contract. The right is reserved to reject any or all bids, or waive any defects. John Stocks. 1836 WANTED Brick manufacturer wants moulder n soft mud machine. State exper :nce and give references. Box 611 2 [edicine Hat. 84 G BROOCH LOST Small oval gold buckle set whl Box J., Herald. 184- THE BEST BARGAIN IN THE BUNCH Two lots just off Courtland near Bartlett for only Apply at once to E. T. McGregor, P. 0. Block, Box 337, Lethbridge. be made at: an Agency on certain 1S2-6 [conditions' by' the fathur, mother, son, aughter, brother or sister of an in-. ending homesteader. The homesteader is required to per- crra the homestead duties under ose f the following plans: (1) At least six months' residence upon and cultivation; of the land in each year for three years. (2) A homesteader may, if he so desires, the required resi- dence duties by living on farming and owned solely hy him, not Issa than eighty (80) acies in extent, ia lie vicinity of his homestead. Joint ownership of land will not mee.t this requirement. (3) If the father (or mother, if the father is deceased) of a homesteader has permanent residence on farming land owned solely by him, not less" than eighty (80) acres in extent, in Jie vicinity of the homestead, or .up- on o homestead entortd foi by him in the vicinity, such homesteader mpy perform his own residence duties' by living with She father (or (4) The term "vicinity" in the two proceeding paragraphs is defined as meaning not more than nine miles in a direct line, exclusive of the width lol road allowances crossed in the measurement. (5) A homesteader intending to perform his residence duties in Ac- 135-2 WANTED Bookkeeper who is also able to act as stenographer. Work not heavy. Apply at the Herald Office. WANTED For a client, two lots Bruce Street. facing on Price must be reason- able. Apply E. T. McGregor, P. 0. Block, or Box 337, Lethbridge. 185-2 WANTED Wanted, two bakers at once. Apply Schweitzer Bros. So-6 cordance with the above while living parents or on farming land own- ed by himself must notify the Agent ior the district of such intention. Six notice in writing must he given to the Commissioner of Do- minion Lands at Ottawa, of intention to npply for W. W. CORY. Deputy of the Minister of the Interior. ol this advertisement will not be paid Notice FOR SALE A Typewriter, No. T. J. S56J Deputy Minister of U Standard, in splendid order. Pnhlic Works. 1 McCracken, Rec'pnth Strwt. Dated at Edmonton this Sixteenth Day of July, 1903. 1856 NOTICE All acocunts owing to the firm ncn Nelson Fraser must be paid on or' before July 21 to W, J. Nelson at their late store. Anything not settled by I that will be given into the j hands of a solicitor. NELSON FRASER. AGENTS WANTED Agents -wanted for tha Imperial Rubber Cement. Call at our stand, corner Round and Redpath. The I-in- S5-I BOOTS AND SHOES yiWir hoots and shoes' for re pairs to J. Simm. near the lake. Westminster Road, Ward. 84-G em m STOCKIER LIVERY flARN TO EXCHANGE FOR Livery barn on Regina-Prince Al- brrt bmc-h of C. N. Rv. with room for 160 head horses, ia ..ve town of 700 population, good school, coun- try well settled. Will take stock for part or full payment. For pnrticu- inrs see FORD TYLER Lethbridge Hotel, Lethbridgev WANTED TO RENT j Wanted by young lady, posiiion as j A furnished room with all modern j stenographer, assistant book-keener, W. R. BROWH Carriage Painter, House Painter, conveniences. Apply St.. corner Crabb St. 604 Courtland j or cashier. (Experienced.) 862'B. A. C., Clnroshomu Address Papc1: Hanger, Wood Finisher, Etc. 196-2- PHONE IT, ;